Agency Rankings by Category

Innovation

The Innovation category measures employee perceptions of efforts to improve the way work is done, including their own personal motivation to promote change and the support and rewards they receive for promoting new ideas.

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Rank Agency 2017 2016 Change (2016‑17)
1 Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service 85.6 80.0 5.6 
2 National Endowment for the Arts 80.8 80.0 0.8 
3 Office of Management and Budget 78.0 79.7 -1.7 
4 National Endowment for the Humanities 73.7 72.7 1.0 
5 U.S. International Trade Commission 73.4 73.0 0.4 
6 Millennium Challenge Corporation 73.3 65.3 8.0 
7 Overseas Private Investment Corporation 72.4 81.3 -8.9 
8 Office of Special Counsel 72.2 66.5 5.7 
9 Federal Maritime Commission 71.6 67.6 4.0 
10 Corporation for National and Community Service 70.9 66.8 4.1 
11 Office of the U.S. Trade Representative 70.3 69.3 1.0 
12 Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 70.1 66.1 4.0 
13 National Transportation Safety Board 69.6 66.2 3.4 
14 Surface Transportation Board 68.2 67.0 1.2 
15 Federal Labor Relations Authority 66.4 73.0 -6.6 
16 Consumer Product Safety Commission 65.6 63.9 1.7 
17 Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 65.5 70.9 -5.4 
18 Farm Credit Administration 64.9 61.2 3.7 
19 Federal Housing Finance Agency 63.4 60.6 2.8 
20 Selective Service System 62.4 63.2 -0.8 
21 Commodity Futures Trading Commission 61.3 61.0 0.3 
21 National Gallery of Art 61.3 61.2 0.1 
23 Merit Systems Protection Board 61.1 61.3 -0.2 
24 Export-Import Bank of the United States 59.5 57.3 2.2 
25 Railroad Retirement Board 58.9 57.6 1.3 
26 International Boundary and Water Commission 57.8 64.0 -6.2 
27 Federal Election Commission 52.6 49.2 3.4 
28 Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board 49.6 57.1 -7.5 

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